Connect with Kiva's lender community

Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.

Join as many teams as you'd like, and rally around shared lending goals by counting each of your loans at checkout toward the team's impact.

To get started, simply join an existing team or create a new one and invite your friends!

Clear filters

Team Listing

614 lending teams in the "Events" category
  • Laura's Fabulous 40th Fundraiser

    Laura's Fabulous 40th Fundraiser

    29 members have lent $9,675 in 363 loans
    Toronto, ON, Canada Category: Events Team since: Jul, 2009
    We loan because: To celebrate my 40th birthday I wanted to do something different than just the usual party. I chose to support Kiva because it demonstrates the power of the individual to affect change.
  • 40YearsStartUp (Ariel Arrieta's Birthday)

    40YearsStartUp (Ariel Arrieta's Birthday)

    49 members have lent $9,600 in 367 loans
    Buenos Aires Category: Events Team since: Jan, 2013
    We loan because: 40YearsStartUp : We are celebrating the Ariel's birthday and we want to help others entrepreneurs
    We are entrepreneurs so we want to support others around the world, and give them the opportunity to…
  • Ulriken 2. juli 2011

    Ulriken 2. juli 2011

    23 members have lent $9,325 in 288 loans
    Bergen, Norge Category: Events Team since: Apr, 2011
    We loan because: Vi ønsker å bidra til bærekraftig utvikling og fattigdomsbekjempelse.
    We want to contribute to sustainable development and poverty reduction
  • Capital to the Coast 2011

    Capital to the Coast 2011

    44 members have lent $9,150 in 338 loans
    Ottawa to Halifax Category: Events Team since: Mar, 2011
    We loan because: We want to make a difference, and believe that micro-loans are a great way to empower people and reduce poverty worldwide.
  • TEDxOttawa


    43 members have lent $8,825 in 337 loans
    Ottawa, ON, Canada Category: Events Team since: Oct, 2009
    We loan because: Because it helps people lift themselves out of poverty.
  • Nadine's 40th birthday

    25 members have lent $8,175 in 310 loans
    Adelaide Category: Events Team since: Mar, 2011
    We loan because: Nadine doesn't need birthday presents
  • FILM


    38 members have lent $8,100 in 308 loans
    USA Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We loan because we want to unite, uplift, create, change, challenge and explore.
  • Tracey & Kamran

    Tracey & Kamran

    20 members have lent $8,000 in 282 loans
    California Category: Events Team since: Feb, 2009
    We loan because: We believe everyone in the world should be given the chance to have a bettter life.
  • David & Anjali's Wedding Team

    David & Anjali's Wedding Team

    33 members have lent $7,975 in 289 loans
    San Francisco Category: Events Team since: May, 2009
    We loan because: it is a great way to invest in the dreams of others.